2019 Expectation; Prices of Pistachios will increased

Pistachios are expected to yield a rate of 1/3 compared to last year due to periodicity this year (fruit species and fruit varieties for one year, not yielding or giving very little the following year).
*Prices are expected to rise by 25% compared to last year;
*Because of the heavy rainfall in the winter months, the harvest was delayed up to 15 days;
* Last year’s official harvest was around 220,000 and this year it is expected about 70,000 tonnes;
*Pistachios unshelled prices are expected to be around 160-165 TL/kg.

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